I Eloped

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    I Eloped

    It makes me sad we didn't have a huge beach wedding. Although we were engaged for two years I feel like we rushed the actual getting married.
    missing missing
    22-25, F
    May 11, 2008

    My husband (then boyfriend) eloped a little

    over a week ago. My family was going to try to send me away (even with me being an adult) to live with other family. My mother was trying to control my life and make me choose. So, I chose him.
    Secretprincess Secretprincess
    18-21, F
    Feb 9, 2014

    Just Tonight!

    My head's still kind of spinning...
    atali atali
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Dec 16, 2008

    I Eloped!

    And I loved it! I woke up, got a massage, a woman came to do my hair and makeup, a got dressed, got my bouquet, and then we eloped with beautiful mountains in the background. Do I regret not having all my family and friends there? A little. Maybe in 10 years we'll have a big...
    imarriedtooyoung imarriedtooyoung
    18-21, F
    Apr 24, 2013

    WE Did

    2005 MY HUSAND AND I WERE OUT EATING AND HE SAID LET GET MARRIED AND WE DID 30 MINUTES LATER NO FUSS NO MUSS SHORT AND SWEET  
    lunnas lunnas
    41-45, F
    Jun 3, 2008

    Eloped In Secret, Then Left The Country

    I was in an arranged engagement and was supposed to get married the day after Christmas. August had given me a huge amethyst ring, I had a ruffly wedding gown with a long train, and the house was being decorated both for Christmas and for the wedding.So on Christmas Eve, I snuck...
    rumspringa0 rumspringa0
    51-55, F
    Jan 12, 2012

    I Had My Dream Wedding

    When my husband and I became friends, everyone seemed to see the instant attraction except me. When we realized we felt something more for each other, we were up against a lot. My family and friends were all Jehovah's Witnesses, and dating a non-Witness is strongly discouraged...
    PewterFantasy PewterFantasy
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 30, 2008

    Eloped And Feel Bad

    My husband and I eloped and I've felt horrible ever since. We didn't want the muss and fuss and attention, or to host a vacation for a group of people, or to make decisions about who we would or wouldn't invite. We went to disneyworld with two close friends and threw a reception...
    myredsweater myredsweater
    31-35
    1 Response Oct 14, 2012

    Yes.....I Did It!

      My husband and I decided to elope after it became apparent that neither of our parents were going to allow our special day to happen peacefully.   My parents are very over protective and have tried to keep me dependent on them for a long time. His mother doesn...
    womanofstrength womanofstrength
    22-25
    4 Responses Apr 17, 2009
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